27th February, 2020
Hoping to "inspire people to feel empathy for those who are struggling" Case Jernigan discusses the motivation behind his latest short 'eggshell'.
21st February, 2020
Inspired by Japanese woodprints & Michael Dudok de Wit's 'The Red Turtle', Natasza Cetner discusses her RCA graduation film 'Nigel'.
18th February, 2020
Animator Robert Grieves returns to DN to explain how we went about bringing the climate change discourse to life in this impressive explainer short.
17th February, 2020
Director Lee Yoon Su joins us to discuss how societal expectations in her homeland led her to create animated short 'Chakham'.
7th January, 2020
NFTS graduate Anushka Naanayakkara joins us to discuss the inspiration and production behind BAFTA-winning stop-motion short film 'A Love Story'.
Animation, Film Festival, Live Action
18th December, 2019
NFTS graduate Sam Gainsborough joins us to discuss how he used about "half a tonne of plasticine" in his inventive grad film 'Facing It'.
Director Cassie Shao explains how a three year old dream inspired her animated grad film 'There Were Four of Us'.
11th December, 2019
Recent CalArts graduate Luca Cioci joins us to discuss why stop-motion was the perfect form for his short film 'Medium Rare'.
5th December, 2019
Jenna Caravello joins us to explain how fantasies of her father's phone company job inspired her to create a strange tale starring a “chatty corpse”
29th November, 2019
"I want to just do this until the sun burns out" - Jordan Buckner explains how his debut short '//_sleeper' has inspired him to make more "weird things".
27th November, 2019
"Analogue will always have a big influence." Emily Scaife discusses combining traditional and contemporary techniques in her latest music video creation.
20th November, 2019
NFTS grad Terri Matthews joins us to discuss how "the chance to animate some swinging ballsacks" helped attract animators to work on her short film.
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